Civic association meets

The Southern Howard County Civic Association meets at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, at the North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road. Information: 240-786-5747.


Health walk

Howard County General Hospital, in partnership with Healthy Howard and We Promote Health, conducts the We Walk for Wellness program from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturdays at North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road, Laurel. Registration for new participants will begin at 8:45 a.m. in the parking lot behind the center, followed by the program. Information: 410-740-7601.

Savage Library

The following events will be held at the Savage Branch Library, 9525 Durness Lane, Laurel. 410-880-5975.

Book-Art Club Series The monthly meeting for teens will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29.

Forcing Bulbs for an Early Spring Master gardener Pat Greenwald of the University of Maryland Extension will present the program at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30. Registration required.

Fall into Science Explore simple science concepts and experiments inspired by children's literature at 10:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 29. Ages 3 to 5 with an adult. Ticket required.

HiTech Hangout Drop in at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 1, to play games, work independently to design a new game or study game design. No registration required. Ages 11 to 18.

All Together Now Activities that can be done by the whole family. 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 3. All ages.

50+ Center events

Events at the North Laurel 50+ Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road. Information: 410-313-0380:

Walking Club 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Blood pressure screenings 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays.

Open Art Studio Noon to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.


Billiards 9 a.m. to noon Mondays through Fridays.

Sit, Stitch and Give 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays.

Line Dance Drop-in 11 a.m. to noon Tuesdays; $1.

Mah-jongg 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays.

Agewell exercise class 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; $35 for 16 classes.

Enhance Fitness 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays; $51 for 16 classes.

Chair Yoga Traditional yoga poses are done seated in a chair or standing while using a chair for support and stability; $33 for six classes.